The Summer Triangle and Milky Way in Cygnus

Location of photo
Merida, Venezuela
Date/Time of photo
Aug. 29 2013 22:00 Local Time
Canon EOS 5D DSLR + Canon 24-105mm f/4 Lens set @ 24mm f/4
The Summer Triangle, formed by the bright stars Vega, Deneb and Altair, is easily spotted by observers in the northern hemisphere. The Milky Way in Cygnus contains many interesting and striking deep-sky objects such as the North America Nebula (NGC7000), the red glow just below Deneb at left. Sum of 4 x 30 sec. unguided raw images converted in DxO Pro 9 and processed in Photoshop CS6.